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Counterfeit bills seized at JFK Airport. (credit: Handout)

Customs Agents Seize More Than $200k In Counterfeit Cash At JFK

Customs and Border Protection officers at a John F. Kennedy International Airport cargo facility seized more than 2,000 in counterfeit $100 bills over two days earlier this month.

07/29/2014

New Milford Police say a group of high school students used counterfeit bills at local businesses. (Credit: New Milford Police Department)

Alleged Counterfeiting Scheme Shocks New Milford High School

The bills were first discovered at a Dunkin’ Donuts on River Road in New Milford, police said.

05/29/2014

New Milford Police say a group of high school students used counterfeit bills at local businesses. (Credit: New Milford Police Department)

Cops: New Milford High School Students Used Phony Cash At Local Businesses

Five New Jersey teens have been arrested for allegedly making counterfeit $20 bills and using them at local businesses.

05/28/2014

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Counterfeit Bills Found In ATMs At Two Chase Banks In Manhattan

Authorities believe the bogus bucks were meant to trick the ATM into believing it was carrying a full complement of cash but a bank official said that the machines were able to distinguish most of the fake bills from real ones.

10/09/2012

Police say the counterfeit $100s were found in the false lining of this suitcase. (credit: Customs and Border Protection)

Customs Agents Seize More Than $200,000 In Counterfeit Money At JFK

It’s the wrong kind of play dough. The bogus bucks were rounded up in two separate incidents.

05/25/2012

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Feds Recover Nearly $300,000 In Bogus $100 Bills At JFK

The play dough was found in the bottom of the suitcases of woman arriving from Medellin, Colombia.

12/27/2011

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NYC Seeing Its Fair Share Of Counterfeit Cash

New Yorkers are being warned of a new kind of counterfeit cash. It’s harder to spot, because the criminals start with the real thing before changing the bills’ value.

10/20/2010